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Acer Aspire V3 4 Core Intel Pentium 2.16GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 11.6" Laptop

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Acer Aspire V3 Review
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10 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Acer Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer laptops and also specifically for Acer many processor core portable PCs and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Acer Aspire V3 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire V3.

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Has a Front Camera

The Aspire V3 has a front camera, as do most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Aspire V3 has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Aspire V3 do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Light

Across all the laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V3 the weights range from 430g to 4.8kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg. At only 1.4 kilograms, the Aspire V3 is fairly light compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire V3.

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Narrow

Across all the notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Aspire V3 the widths range from 240mm to 430mm, and the average width is 380mm. With a width of only 291 millimeters, the Acer Aspire V3 is quite narrow compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V3.

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25 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

The average maximum processor memory bandwidth of laptops of a comparable age and type to the Aspire V3 is 25GB/s, and the maximum processor memory bandwidths range from 10GB/s to 26GB/s. When compared to other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the maximum processor memory bandwidth of, the Acer Aspire V3's maximum processor memory bandwidth of only 21.32 gigabytes per second is one of the slowest.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V3 is 29GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 8 gigabytes, the Aspire V3 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3 have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,200MHz. The Acer Aspire V3 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (only 896 megahertz) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Acer Aspire V3 is a portable PC that uses two displays supported by on-board grap. Most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Aspire V3 use two displays supported by on-board grap.

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Only Four PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Acer Aspire V3 is a four PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire V3 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Acer Aspire V3 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Acer Aspire V3 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 313 megahertz) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire V3 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 430MHz.

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Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 11.6 inches, the Acer Aspire V3 has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst notebook PCs of this age. The average screen size of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Aspire V3 is 16", and the screen sizes range from 10" to 18".

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Very Old PCI Express Slot Version

At only 2, the Aspire V3 has a fairly old PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Aspire V3. Portable PCs that are a similar age to the Aspire V3 have PCI Express slot versions of between 2 and 3.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The average internal memory of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Aspire V3 is 8.4GB, and the internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Aspire V3 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Only Intel Pentium Processor Family

The Aspire V3 has an Intel Pentium processor family which is better than most comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it. Most many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i7 processor family. Across all portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire V3 the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacity of laptops of a comparable type and age to the Aspire V3 range from 32GB to 2TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V3 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire V3.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire V3 is 2GB, the biggest is 33GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 29GB. At only 8,192 megabytes, the Aspire V3 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Aspire V3.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on laptops of this type and age.

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Very Small Cache Memory

The smallest cache memory of many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3 is 2MB, the biggest is 8MB, and the average cache memory is 5.4MB. With a cache memory of only 2 megabytes, the Acer Aspire V3 has a quite small cache memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the Aspire V3.

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Very Small Processor Cache

At only 2 megabytes, the Aspire V3 has a quite small processor cache compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Aspire V3. The average processor cache of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Aspire V3 is 4.8MB, and the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB.

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Only 1x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The biggest memory slots of the Aspire V3 is 1x SO-DIMM. That's 50% less memory slots than the most frequently found memory slot of 2x SO-DIMM.

This laptop's memory slots (1x SO-DIMM) is in fact the worst memory slots across all portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire V3.

Across similar types of laptop the best memory slots is 4x SO-DIMM.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Acer Aspire V3 is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other laptops that were launched around the same time as the Aspire V3 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

Portable PCs of this age and type have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Acer Aspire V3 has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The Aspire V3 has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency (only 2.66 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Aspire V3. Across all the portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.9GHz.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most laptops of a similar age and type to the Aspire V3 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the Aspire V3 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Only Four Battery Cells

The Acer Aspire V3 is a four battery cell count portable PC.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

The Acer Aspire V3 has one of the smaller hard drive capacity (only 500 gigabytes) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this type and age the hard drive capacity range from 250GB to 2TB.

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Only Four Processor Threads

The Aspire V3 is a four processor thread laptop. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Aspire V3 have between four and seven processor threads.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Acer Aspire V3

Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the Aspire V3 over two years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Aspire V3 has a relatively average processor clock speed (2.16 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Battery Life

At 7 hours, the Acer Aspire V3 has a fairly standard battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Touch Technology
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
Fingerprint Reader
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Expert Reviews

(97)
13 January 2016

At the end of the day, the latest generation Aspire V15 keeps what's good from the Broadwell variant, but also misses big-time with the screen. The notebook can be found for around ?800, offering...

Unique nanoimprint design
Great keyboard and touchpad experience
Effective and silent cooling system handles heavy workloads in extreme conditions
The panel offers 100 sRGB color gamut coverage and high color accuracy
Good battery life
TN panel is used instead of IPS resulting inlower viewing angles
PWM across all brightness levels (except 100)
Costs more than its predecessor
6 January 2016

Factoring in all the good and the bad aspects, there is no doubt that the Acer Aspire V3-572-78VK is a machine that will never fall short in terms of performance. The design and build quality is...

Metallic materials used in the casing imparts durability to the machine
High-powered Intel Core 7 processor
Satisfactory battery life of 6.5 to 7 hours under regular usage
Excellent price for an 7 laptop
The laptop can be upgraded when and if n
Mediocre TN display with low contrast, reflective screen and poor viewing angles
No maintenance hatch to access the extra RAM memory slot easily
This particular model is only available through Harvey Norman
The screen is outdated, with poor contrast and viewing angles
The casing is slightly flimsy near the keyboard deck and the DVD drive
29 December 2015

In review: Acer Aspire V3-372-50LK. Test model courtesy of Campuspoint.Unsatisfactory maintenance options might still be accepted in a subnotebook without a dedicated graphics card. However, Acer...

6 November 2015

The specific version of the Acer Aspire V3 we tested is not available in India just yet. A variant with all specifications the same, except for a step down to 8GB of RAM, is priced at Rs. 71,999...

9 October 2015

The Acer Aspire V3-547G is the perfect blend of performance and price with very few compromises...

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User Reviews

(514)
Reviewed 20 May 2013 by Ian Kenji
(Verified Purchase)

I needed a laptop to do my school work and my light gaming and as my Acer died on me and considering my previous Acer had lasted me 5 years, I seen no harm in buying a new one. As soon as the... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2013 by Hannah
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this laptop a few weeks ago, and so far it has been heaven! It is incredibly fast and responsive, and I seem to have suffered none of the issues others have with this device. I would... Read more…

Reviewed 13 April 2012 by Travis M.

I'm typically not fond of writing quick reviews when having just received a product but since no one else has written one for this drive and I had to overcome some hurdles to get it fully working... Read more…

Reviewed 26 June 2013 by Paul M.
(Verified Purchase)

Great bang for the buck...Windows 8 takes some getting used to mind. My big fear of buying this was regarding the screen resolution, but I can confirm it is full HD at 1920 x 1080. I got this to... Read more…

Reviewed 19 December 2012 by Cracksta
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this laptop a few days after it was released, got this one purely because at the time it was the best GPU for the £450 i paid. Main use was for gaming but didnt actual do much of it... Read more…

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